31st Annual Symposium on Health Care Services in New York: Research and Practice

Presented by United Hospital Fund and Greater New York Hospital Association
Date & Time
Oct 26, 2020
2:00PM - 5:00PM
Location
Live Webcast
Additional session at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, Oct 28


The Annual Symposium is designed to foster understanding and collaboration around current health care practice and research in New York, build bridges among health services researchers and practitioners, and showcase the New York health services research community.

Agenda below; click here to register now.

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Monday, October 26

Monday Keynote

Katherine Baicker, PhD, Dean and Emmett Dedmon Professor, University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy

Dr. Baicker, a nationally renowned health care economist, will discuss health reform, improved value, and decreased spending in the context of the COVID-19 era. Her keynote will examine provider, payer, and taxpayer perspectives on the current pandemic and its potential impact on the health care environment and coverage approaches, including further Medicaid expansion, a public option, or a single-payer system. 

Monday Research Presentations

Monday Lightning Round: COVID-19 and Hospitals

Wednesday October 28

Wednesday Keynote

Dr. Moro O. Salifu, Professor & Chairman, Department of Medicine, Edwin C. and Anne K. Weiskopf Endowed Chair in Nephrology, Chief, Division of Nephrology, State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate Health Sciences University, and Director of the Brooklyn Health Disparities Center 

Dr. Salifu will discuss the history of systemic racism that underlies the disproportionate impact of COVID on marginalized populations. He will discuss how policies to protect these populations during the pandemic were insufficient, and how that reality can inform the health system focus on social determinants of health moving forward. 

Wednesday Research Presentations

Wednesday Lightning Round: Virtual Care & Connections During COVID


Registration covering both sessions of the live webcast is $45 per person.

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For questions about event, please contact Hollis Holmes at 212-494-0761 or symposium@uhfnyc.org